Mark Moyar

Dr. Mark Moyar, formerly an FPRI Senior Fellow, currently serves at the U.S. Agency for International Development. From 2004 to 2010, he served previously as a professor at the U.S. Marine Corps University, where he held the Kim T. Adamson Chair of Insurgency and Terrorism. He holds a B.A. summa cum laude from Harvard and a Ph.D. from Cambridge. Dr. Moyar has written numerous books and monographs on U.S. national security, including Triumph Forsaken: The Vietnam War, 1954-1965 (Cambridge University Press, 2006), and A Question of Command: Counterinsurgency from the Civil War to Iraq (Yale University Press, 2009). His articles have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and many other publications. Cambridge University Press will publish his book on building partner capacity in the fall of 2015.